Promethazine (Diprazinum; synonym: pipolfen, Promethazini hydrochlo-ridum; list B) - protivogistaminne means. Has sedative effect. Apply promethazine mainly in the treatment of allergic diseases (hay fever and other), vasomotor rhinitis, itchy dermatitis, drug allergies, rheumatism with severe allergic component, sea and air sickness. Designate promethazine inside (after eating) 0.025 g 2-3 times a day intramuscular injection of 1-2 ml of 2.5% solution. Higher doses for adults: single - 0.05 g daily - 0,15 g should Not be administered during transport drivers. Produced in powder, tablets 0,025 g and ampoules to 1 ml of 2.5% and 5 ml of 0.5% solution.
Cm. also Protivogistaminne means.